Biden to announce new executive actions to spur domestic solar, clean energy development

Biden to announce new executive actions to spur domestic solar, clean energy development

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden will announce new executive actions to spur more domestic production of solar panels and clean energy technology on Monday, a source familiar with the actions told CNN.

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In West Virginia, the clean-energy transition rests on Joe Manchin

In West Virginia, the clean-energy transition rests on Joe Manchin

This post was originally published on this siteWest Virginians’ skepticism about a clean-energy shift — whether from Sen. Joe Manchin III or even those working on a new wind farm — complicates President Biden’s climate push.

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Manchin’s Energy Plan Is Just What Biden Needs

Manchin’s Energy Plan Is Just What Biden Needs

This post was originally published on this siteThe president can show his commitment to low gas prices by supporting the senator’s efforts to reach a compromise.

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Consumer Brands Push for Clean-Energy Tax Credits

Consumer Brands Push for Clean-Energy Tax Credits

This post was originally published on this siteMore than 40 companies including Airbnb, Lyft and IKEA are asking Congress for more financial incentives for projects such as wind turbine farms and solar installations that they say could help trim energy costs.

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Biden’s dilemma: Pushing fossil fuels to cut gas prices while promoting clean energy agenda

Biden’s dilemma: Pushing fossil fuels to cut gas prices while promoting clean energy agenda

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden made fighting climate change a key part of his agenda, but soaring petroleum and fuel costs are making him to embrace oil and gas.     

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Eight senators ask Biden to reverse course on Trump-era solar tariffs

Eight senators ask Biden to reverse course on Trump-era solar tariffs

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) led a bipartisan group of eight senators Thursday asking President Biden not to extend Trump-era tariffs on imported solar panels.The Section 201 tariffs, set to expire Feb. 6, have cost more than 62,000 American clean…

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Pelosi defends ‘America’s moral authority’ on climate action

Pelosi defends ‘America’s moral authority’ on climate action

This post was originally published on this siteSpeaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday defended the U.S. “moral authority” on climate change at the COP26 climate summit after being asked about the country’s failure to commit to phasing out coal.Pelosi, who led a delegation of House…

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Business emerges as winner in framework deal

Business emerges as winner in framework deal

This post was originally published on this siteBusiness interests are emerging as winners in President Biden’s social spending and climate plan unveiled Thursday.The White House proposal to invest in clean energy, child care, education, housing and other Democratic priorities has sparked an…

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AP poll: Only 16 percent of Americans oppose the kind of clean energy legislation blocked by Joe Manchin

AP poll: Only 16 percent of Americans oppose the kind of clean energy legislation blocked by Joe Manchin

AP poll: Only 16 percent of Americans oppose the kind of clean energy legislation blocked by Joe Manchin

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